House style guides often start from a base of Canadian Style or other relevant, all-purpose style guide, but then exceptions and special terminology are added. In some cases, there’s a formal process for approving additions and tweaks. Getting people outside the publishing/communications departments of an organization to follow it is often an issue.
Get advice and guidance on developing and maintaining a house style guide from Kinneret Globerman, Marcia Fine and Mary Jean McAleer. Each will present for five to seven minutes on their particular experiences. Discussion from the floor follows.
When: Wednesday, February 17, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Good Companions Seniors Centre, 670 Albert Street (at Empress)
Free for members, $10 for non-members
Parking: Just behind the building, off Empress Avenue.